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Portrait of a publisher 1915-1965.

Portrait of a publisher 1915-1965.

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Published by The Typophiles in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Knopf, Alfred A.

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    Limited edition of 2000.

    Statementby Alfred A.Knopf
    SeriesTypophile chapbook -- 42
    ContributionsKnopf, Alfred A.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14192197M

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Portrait of a publisher New York, The Typophiles, (OCoLC) Online version: Portrait of a publisher New York, The Typophiles, (OCoLC) Named Person: Alfred A Knopf; Alfred A Knopf: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alfred A Knopf; Paul A Bennett; Typophiles.

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A group of admirers of Alfred A. Knopf surprised the book publisher last night at a dinner given at the Astor Hotel by officers and directors of his concern when they produced a two-volume work. These journeys abroad would continue for decades and established Knopf as the premiere American publisher of European, Asian, and Latin American writers.

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Introduction by Paul A. Bennett. Illustrated. xiv + pp. and xiii + pp., 12mo. "Portrait of a Publisher, ," by Alfred A. Knopf (in two volumes) To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.

Condition / Notes: These books are typically in functional or better condition with some age/wear indications. Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. (pronounced, with an audible k and silent p) is an award-winning New York publishing house that was founded by Alfred A.

Knopf Sr. in The publisher had a reputation for a pursuit of perfection and elegant taste. [1] It was acquired by Random House in and is now part of the Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

[2] The Knopf publishing house is associated with its. This work includes a complete catalogue of Salter's book designs arranged by period and alphabetically by publisher. It is thus useful to the bibliographer, book dealer, and collector. For more information or to purchase a copy of the book, please click on book jacket.

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Contents List. Box -- Folder -- Contents. Series I. The Typophiles, This material includes printed books and keepsakes, dummies for books, correspondence, The Typophiles logo, and galley proofs of Portrait of a Publisher.1 F1A A logo for The Typophiles Original black and white graffito (12" by 12") for “The Typophiles, New York.” 1 item F1B Storage box labeled “Typophile.

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